Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement | Research & Innovation

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Holt/Géléoc Laboratory

Research in the Holt/Géléoc Laboratory is focused on the physiology and molecular substrates of inner ear function and dysfunction.

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Recent stories

Using augmentative communication to support COVID-19 patients (June 1, 2020)

The Augmentative Communication Program is supporting hospitals around the world by helping them communicate with critically ill patients in the hopes of improving their fate.

Gene therapy with a new base editing technique restores hearing in mice (June 3, 2020)

While a similar approach has been used previously for other forms of hearing loss, this is the first time base editing has been used for a genetic sensory disorder. 

Otolaryngology care during the COVID-19 pandemic (April 14, 2020)

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD, and leaders of six major pediatric otolaryngology societies set out to gather and summarize how otolaryngology practices have adapted to the current crisis.

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